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1 A"Local"Authority"Biomass"Supply"Chain;" experiences"in"north"lanarkshire"and" Stockport" November"2013"

2 Councils"operaAng"or"planning" wood"fuel"depots" Stockport" North"Lanarkshire"Council" Oldham"Council" Bristol"City"Council" North"Aryshire"Council" Barnsley"??"

3 Wood"energy"and"biomass"H"definiAons" Biomass constitutes the largest source of renewable energies in the EU (66%), and In mostly 89% wood 11% plant and animal biomass, Waste, landfill gas etc Wood is the major source for biomass (89%). Thus, wood is the major source for all renewable energy generation in the EU = 59% Source: UN Economic Commission for Europe 2008 Out mostly heat

4 UK Renewable heat sources 2011 Wood$Renewable$hea-ng:$ 59%" 2"million"tonnes"wood"pa" Wood$renewable$electricity:$ 5.7%" 1.5"million"tonnes"of"wood"pa" UK Renewable electricity sources 2011 Overall$$ Provides"about"20%"of"RES"

5 EU$ Policy"targets"for"renewable"energy" (presently"at"3%)" 20%"renewable"energy"by"2020"" UK$ 15%"of"energy"demand"from"renewables"by"2020" Sco;sh$ 100%"electricity"demand"equivalent"from"renewables"by"2020"" 11%"heat"demand"from"renewables"by"2020"" At"least"30%"overall"energy"demand"from"renewables"by"2020"" 500"MW"community"and"locallyHowned"renewable"energy"by"2020"" The"Climate"Change"(Scotland)"Act"seWng"a"42%"reducAon"target"for"2020" (the"uk"has"a"26%"target)"

6 of UK RES Key points: - wood energy is/will be one of the most important RES - wood will provide much of our renewable heat

7 Biomass"in"ScoWsh"Councils"in"2009" Around"12MW" installed" 47"systems"in"total" Average"size"256KW" In"2013?" Guess"we"can" double"these"figures"

8 What"is"the"size"of"the"possible" Council"market?" 8,500"buildings" 65H 75"million"pa"on"gas" Fuel"costs" 29/MWh"wood"fuel" 30/MWh"gas" RHI" 20"to" 80/MWh"

9 Typical"current"investment"case"in"public" buildings" Biomass heating system Capital cost: ,000 Return: 37-60,000 per annum 20yrs CO 2 : 6,000 tonnes IRR 7.4 to 10.7% Solar PV power array Capital cost: ,000 Return: 34-35,500 per annum 20yrs CO 2 : 1,840 tonnes IRR 7.1 to 10.6% Note the IRR is better than wind

10 What"it"is:"heaAng"a"primary"school$

11 What"it"is:"100KW"boiler"heaAng"sheltered"housing"

12 ""What"it"is:"Sports"Centre"400KW"boiler"Fort"William"

13 What"it"is" "500KW"boiler"for"School"

14 What"it"is:"wood"fuel"producAon"

15 What"it"is:"wood"fuel"delivery"

16 Why"should"a"Council"develop"a" wood"fuel"depot?" To$secure$long$term$sustainability$of$supply$ To$secure$stable$biomass$prices$ To"secure"lower"cost"biomass"(marginally)" To"use"its"own"underused"woods"and"wood" To"help"manage/extend"its"woodlands" To"grow"energy"crops"(in"the"future?)"on" underused"land"assets"

17 North"Lanarkshire"depot" "operated"under"an"open" book"lease"by"a"contractor"

18 Large agricultural shed (20m x 30m x 4.5m)to store chips, perhaps with a mechanical under-floor drier Wood"fuel"depot"Hprocess" Mobile chipper rented perhaps 25 days a year 1.6h to 2h of level dry land and ideally surfaced land to store and dry logs Contract and in house haulage options

19 Possible"sources"of"wood"fuel"feedstock" Urban"woodlands" Recycled"wood" Arbor,"parks"and"gardens"etc" Commercial"forestry" Energy"crops" Sawmills"coHproducts"

20 Stockport"Homes/Council"x"5"highrise" Demand"="6,875"tonnes" Source$ (all$ figures$ in$ Theore-cal$ Likely$ actual$ tonnes$ pa$ at$ 35%$ availability$ of$ wood$ availability$ for$ a$ MC) fuel$ depot Urban"Woodlands 28,000"t 7,000"t Aboricultural"arisings 3,500"t 700"t Recycled"wood 200,000"t 10,000"t Commercial"Forestry 160,000"t 80,000"t Energy"Crops 2,323"t 370"t Sawmills"coHproducts 37,800"t 3,780"t Totals 431,623$t 101,850$t

21 Urban"Woodlands" Woodlands"Satellite"Mapping"data" Data"sourced"from"Redrose"Forest"and"via"2009"and"2011"aerial"photography" "Greater"Manchester"Tree"Audit"(GMTA"ConsorAum/Bluesky)"" Tonnes"at"35%"calculated"as"if"100%"of"the"woodlands"are"managed"and"100%"of"the"yield"is"used"for"wood"fuel"feedstock" Excludes"Warrington,"Cheshire"East"and"Cheshire"West"and"Cheshire"Councils"(adds"6,453"tonnes?)"

22 Depot"development"issues" Own"and"operate"(in"house)" Own"and"lease" Facilitate"and"long"term"purchase" arrangement" Pay"the"right"price"(all"wood"has"a"market)" Secure"supplies"in"different"means" Gate"fees" Disposal" Spot"contracts" Long"term"contracts"

23 And"finally.sources"of"UK"RES"in"2010"(i.e."an"established"sector)" Of which c60% is heat and c40% is power Wood Landfill gas Sewage sludge Non wood biomass Waste transport fuels Heat pumps Hydro Wind solar heat and PV

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